Chicago: Chicago Public Library, February 1948. Paperback. (Volume 30, No. 2). Small 4to. Pictorial wrappers. Pp. 23-38. Near fine. Item #30690
Unusually pristine copy of this monthly, with its single article "Carl Sandburg at Seventy" by renowned Chicago trial attorney Elmer Gertz, followed by a mini-bibliography of Sandburg's major works and the usual "Selection of New Books Added to the Library." Front wrapper reproduces Edward Steichen's famed multiple-exposure portrait of his brother-in-law Sandburg. From the collection of Sandburg-buddy and one-time Chicago Public Library president Ralph G. Newman (1912-98), founder of Chicago's famed Abraham Lincoln Book Shop.